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    1. Newton Centre open now until 11PM
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    1. Andover open now until 10PM
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Are you Naughty or Nice?

Wednesday, December 2, 2020

Our Candy Cane sundaes are back! Made with either our original (pink) candy cane ice cream or our green-in-honor-of-The Grinch candy cane ice cream, topped with hot fudge, whipped cream, mini chocolate chips, and a candy cane. You can be naughty or nice...both are delicious! [...] read more

Boozy Flavor Quartet!

Monday, November 30, 2020

If you haven't had a chance to try our Bourbon Praline or Cherry Amaretto, it's definitely time to come in because now there's a quartet of boozy flavors to try! Introducing the new flavor Caramel Bourbon Fig - figs marinated for 48 hours in bourbon then mixed into our sweet and creamy ice cream. And back by popular demand - Coquito! Let's raise a glass! [...] read more

Holiday Roast Blend Available For Limited Time

Sunday, November 29, 2020

This year our, Holiday Blend has the herbal, syrupy body of Sumatra, balanced with smooth Peru, and spiked with fruit forward highlight of Ethiopia. Roasted fresh in our Jamaica Plain store, this year's blend is available by the cup, in 1/2 pound and 1 pound bags, and can be shipped anywhere in the continental U.S.A from our coffee website, www.jplickscoffee.com . Available while supplies last! [...] read more

New! Cherry Amaretto & Bourbon Praline

Monday, November 16, 2020

Just in time for the holiday season, we're introducing two new boozy flavors to savor!
Bourbon Parline takes our delicious bourbon ice cream packed with crisp, sweet pralines. For our Cherry Amaretto, we marinate red cherries for 2 days in Amaretto then add them to amaretto ice cream for an almondy ice cream full of cherries.
Grab a pint or quart and indulge in the best parts of childhood and adulthood with these alcohol based flavors. L'chaim! [...] read more

Coffee Grounds For Composting Are Back

Sunday, October 4, 2020

We paused at the beginning of of the pandemic but we're back! Used coffee grounds will be available on Tuesdays and Thursdays in our Jamaica Plain store for you to pick up (while supplies last) to use in your gardens or compost piles. Set up on table near the door, come in and grab one and try a coffee while you're at it!

It’s great for your garden:
Adding coffee grounds to your soil helps with drainage, water retention, and aeration and decreases how much you need to depend on chemical fertilizers (more [...] read more

New Hard Yogurt Flavor: Thin Mint!

Monday, November 9, 2020

It's been a long time since we came out with a new Hard Yogurt flavor and now felt like the perfect time to bring a little more cookie into our lives. So without further ado...please meet Thin Mint Hard Yogurt! Made exactly like our ice cream but with our yogurt, this flavor might just taste better than the original. Come in and give it a try and let us know what you think!
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This Is Now! An Art Projection Series

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

We enjoyed a beautiful, ice cream themed art display Sunday night on our Jamaica Plain storefront! Artists For Humanity youth artists created a light display that had people stopping on the street to watch. Can you guess our favorite part?
A full video of all three evening will be available on their website shortly! [...] read more


Tuesday, September 15, 2020

What do you get when you combine Vanilla Ice Cream, Chocolate Chip Cookies, Cookie Dough, and Hydrox Cookies?
Pure Perfection!
Please welcome the newest flavor to our J.P. Licks family... Cookie³!!! [...] read more

J.P. Licks As A Literary Device!

Monday, August 31, 2020

Janae Marks wrote the book “From the Desk of Zoe Washington”, set in Medford, Somerville, and Cambridge, MA. One of the places Zoe and her friends and family visit is the J.P. Licks in Davis Square and we just had to sit down and chat with her about how she came to set some of her story at J.P. Licks! 1. How did you decide where to set Zoe’s story? Did you grow up or go to school near Davis Square? I went to college at Tufts University, so I lived on campus down the road from Davis [...] read more

Now Hiring Managers and Assistant Managers!

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

We are looking for enthusiastic team members, specifically General Managers and Assistant Managers. Applicants need at least 2 years of management experience Please send your resumé to jobs@jplicks.com [...] read more

New! Improved Cake Ordering!

Wednesday, April 1, 2020

Click Here to Order In-Stock and Custom Ice Cream Cakes!
We are updating our online order system to make it easier than ever to order your Ice Cream Cake for pickup at your local J.P. Licks store.
If you already have a Cow Card account, you may log in with your username, and automatically accrue points, redeem reward dollars, and pay with stored value. Forgot your Username?
Every store has a selection of in-stock cakes that can be ready for pickup in two hours, complete with your desired inscription.
Create your [...] read more

All Stores are Open for Take out and Delivery

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Thank you for your continued support of your small, neighborhood businesses! All J.P. Licks locations are open for take out and delivery is available via online third party apps. You can still order and pick up cakes, baked goods, pounds of coffee, pints, quarts, lixwiches, and more and come in for a cone or your daily latte!
Check our website for store hours as we continue to adapt as more information develops. We will continue to follow all state mandated requirements, including closing all locations no later than 11 pm.
Thank you for your continued support [...] read more

Order Our Coffee Online!

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

If you've moved away or just want to send your favorite coffee to someone far way, you can now order our fresh-roasted coffee beans and have them shipped anywhere in the continental USA! Roasted in our JP store, you can have them sent whole or ground. Check out www.jplickscoffee.com and start enjoying our coffee everywhere. [...] read more

Current Specials

Sunday, November 24, 2019

Check all the current specials! [...] read more

Introducing Our Newest Product Line: Dairy Free Oat Milk Ice Cream!

Friday, September 20, 2019

The newest oat based flavor to join the J.P. Licks family: Mint Chip! Creamy and full of flavor, this oat based ice cream is also vegan and gluten free. We can't wait for you to try it! [...] read more

Our New Store in Andover Is Open!

Saturday, March 16, 2019

Now open at 28 Park Street in Andover! Come in and meet us - we can't wait to scoop you some ice cream, pour you a cup of coffee, or warm up a pastry! Open every day from 9 am -11 pm. See you soon!
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New Stores Open in Southie & Newbury Street!!

Friday, March 15, 2019

397 West Broadway Hello South Boston, we look forward to servng you! Grab an ice cream or coffee and enjoy the warm glow of the coolest marshmallowy lights floating from the ceiling and exposed brick walls. Hours: Sun-Thur: 8am to 10pm, Fri-Sat: 8am to 11pm 179 Newbury Street We’re back on Newbury Street after 6 years away. Our New-Newbury Street store is between Dartmouth & Exeter streets, downstairs. Vince even brought back the mosaic tile look from the original Newbury Street store and picked out cool,vibey lighting! This marks our 15th store and we’re so excited to be [...] read more

Rewards Members-Buy 10 Get One Free!

Friday, March 15, 2019

We are certain you will love our fresh roasted coffee beans and will want to make our roasts your daily at-home coffee fix. For every 10 pounds of coffee you purchase we will give you one pound free. The free pound will be automatically added to your Rewards Account. If you are not a member yet, you can download the app here.
Do you have a Rewards Card but have not registered yet? Make sure you are registered so you can take complete advantage of special members-only offers and free birthday ice creams! [...] read more

City Counselor Matt O'Malley and J.P. Licks Announce Coffee Composting Program!

Saturday, February 16, 2019

We were inspired by Councilor Matt O’Malley’s initiatives – the plastic bag ban and his push to get curbside composting started in Boston. We are happy to help push that effort toward sustainability along by starting to make the coffee grounds available. With so many environmentally conscious people in Boston & the surrounding towns and us having this amazing resource of coffee grounds, it felt like an easy way to connect with the neighborhoods we call home.

It’s great for your garden:
Adding coffee grounds to your soil helps with drainage, water retention, [...] read more

3 Store Events! Join Us On January 10th

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

South Boston, Newbury Street and South Bay Center all opened in 2018 and we are taking a day to celebrate all three. We look forward to meeting all of new neighbors. Join is for Buy One Get One Free ice cream, win prizes and hang out with Clementine.

All Day- Buy On Get One Free ice cream and 1/2 off all coffee and espresso drinks. (only at these three stores)
1:00- 7:00 Play games and win prizes including a year of free ice cream!

Clementine will visit 2 stores, Newbury Street [...] read more